The Tent Movement: How to do a Prayer Tent

An effective prayer tent at the Orange Blossom Festival with workers who dedicate their time By Melissa Nordell A movement of prayer tents has been spreading throughout communities, big and small. Groups of believers interested in kingdom change and demonstrating the love of Jesus have been motivated to get outside the walls of the church … Continue reading The Tent Movement: How to do a Prayer Tent

Types of Intercessors: what type are you?

by Melissa Nordell Types of Intercessor Specialties: Intercessors, and especially intercessory leaders, need to be well-versed and experienced in all types of intercession. However, this list shows how some feel a specific “bent,” specialty, lean, and concern for certain areas of expertise. Intercessors frequently find themselves interceding predominantly for one or two of these specific … Continue reading Types of Intercessors: what type are you?

An Analogy Between a Natural Army and God’s Army

Spiritual Warfare Scriptures: Jer 51:20; Eph 6: 10-18; Luke 21:15; 1 Cor 14: 14-15, 1 Thess 5:13-23, Luke 10:19-20, 2 Tim 2:1-7 There is a distinct correlation between God’s Army and Spiritual Warfare; and a natural army and warfare. Let’s explore some of the similarities. Of course, we are not talking about war against people … Continue reading An Analogy Between a Natural Army and God’s Army

What is Spiritual Mapping?

What is Spiritual Mapping? “It is an attempt to see our region as it really is and not as it appears to be. It is the discipline of diagnosing the obstacles to revival in a given community through fervent prayer and diligent research.” (George Otis Jr.) Cindy Jacobs says that spiritual mapping is the researching … Continue reading What is Spiritual Mapping?

17 Characteristics of a Humble Intercessor

15 characteristics of a humble intercessor are needed for every prayer warrior, every intercessor and every prayer group

Binding Backlash: How and Why

It is very apparent that one of the biggest mistakes intercessors have made is to not bind backlash with every prayer or intercession. This means that the intercessor does not realize how vengeful, vindictive, and hateful the devil and his cohorts really are and how much damage they can do if they are not bound … Continue reading Binding Backlash: How and Why

Good Teens who Make Bad Choices: Family turns Tragedy into Marketplace Ministry

Garison Steele by Melissa Nordell Garison Steele, 14, was an energetic teen with a big heart for evangelism. Concerned that all of his friends would accept Christ and be in heaven with him later in life, Garison had prayed for months that his friend Troy would visit his family’s church, Joyful Sound in Porter, Texas, … Continue reading Good Teens who Make Bad Choices: Family turns Tragedy into Marketplace Ministry

It’s Time for a New Thrust in Spiritual Warfare

A 60's era "outer space" style radio by Melissa Nordell (published on Elijah List August 25, 2018) The Old Vacuum   I had a dream recently that I must explain. In the dream, I was vacuuming with an old, red vacuum that was not picking up all the dirt. I could see what it had left … Continue reading It’s Time for a New Thrust in Spiritual Warfare

California Will Rise up out of the Ashes

by Melissa Nordell “The Spirit of the Sovereign LORD is on me, because the LORD has anointed me to proclaim good news to the poor. He has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim freedom for the captives and release from darkness for the prisoners, to proclaim the year of the LORD’s favor … Continue reading California Will Rise up out of the Ashes

God’s Army is Being Called Back Up

by Melissa Nordell Just the other night I had a revelation of God’s Army of soldiers being called back into battle. The alarm has been sounded. The activation orders have been sent. Some of you have felt like you would never get back into the fight; at least not like you had it before. Some … Continue reading God’s Army is Being Called Back Up